A Vermont senator was booed and a California congressman trashed a state league over campaign contributions. And more.
WASHINGTON — Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) reaped raspberries at NAFCU’s Congressional Caucus when he criticized a GOP plan to replace Medicare.
Jabs over regulatory reform, budget cuts and shout outs were all part of the first day of NAFCU's Congressional Caucus. Get the picture here.
Hospital playground dedications, the sponsorship of political panel events and casual meetings with legislators and delegates are on tap for CUNA and its Florida and North Carolina leagues as they work to promote credit unions and industry issues during the national Republican and Democratic conventions.
Martin Breland, president/CEO of the $2.5 billion Tower FCU in Laurel, Md., has been named Region II director on the NAFCU board of directors.
NAFCU's Fred Becker made $645,998 last year; CUNA's Bill Cheney came in at $1,129,651.
I read with great interest Edward Speed’s Guest Opinion [July 18 issue, page 12]. I appreciate Speed sharing his thoughts about regulators, trade associations, CUSOs and business lending. We need to dialog about the issues we face so that collectively we can make the right decisions.
Gov. Pat Quinn addresses conference in Chicago of the American Association of Credit Union Leagues.
Though actual results remain under wraps, CUNA said Wednesday its member retention program is bringing back credit unions that have quit the CUNA/league structure.